Annual Dinner and Competition
Location: The Club at Nevillewood, 1000 Nevillewood Dr., Presto, PA, 15142
Date: Sunday September 25th at 4:00 pm
Price: $50.00 member/non-member
Schedule of Events
12:30 pm – 4:00 pm Certified Picture Framer® Exam
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Event Registration and Meet and Greet
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Speaker Carol Graham:
This PowerPoint presentation focuses on pricing formulas for moulding, matboard and glass. Learn which formulas are better and which to avoid. Leave behind old pricing formulas that are out-dated and learn about new options available to you. Whether you use a computer or write up your orders by hand, these pricing methods can be applied to your business. As well, you will be able to identify where you are in your ‘Evolution of Pricing’ and what is your next step would be.
5:45 pm – 6:45 pm Buffet Dinner: Salads, Steak, Salmon, Chicken, Pasta, Rice, Vegetable and Dessert. (cash bar)
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm International PRINT (“Grandma’s Buttons”) and OPEN Framing Competition winners announced, Door Prize Giveaway.
Carol Graham Bio:
Carol is the director of Customer Relations and Training for FrameReady software. She is an accredited trainer who has been educating framing professionals for the past 18 years on how to manage their businesses with FrameReady. She also provides assistance to frame shops and galleries in setting up their pricing systems. Carol is a speaker at various events and author of the PPFA webinar, “The Evolution of Pricing”. She has taken extensive training within the picture framing industry to give her a solid background in pricing structures and strategies. Carol is currently Secretary for the PPFA International Board of Directors.
Please note there are three available areas of registration…. Dinner, PRINT & OPEN Competition, and CPF Exam.
[enter quantity during checkout, and please be sure to list each attendees’ name directly under your name and contact information during the PAYPAL checkout.]
Chapter PRINT & OPEN Competition
Please click the appropriate selection below to enter the Competition. Entry fee is $30.00 for PRINT and $30.00 for OPEN.
Pieces must be dropped off between 10:00 am – 11:00 am at The Club at Nevillewood, 1000 Nevillewood Dr., Presto, PA, 15142 or shipped to Frame Gallery Inc. 1001 Main Street, Sharpsburg, PA 15215 [please inform Chris Rojik if you plan on shipping your piece to Frame Gallery Inc. call 412-784-9289 or email Chris]
We are excited to offer the Certified Picture Framer® exam during the event. It will be held from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm. The cost per member is $225.00. Please follow the steps below to register.
- Go to www.ppfa.com and login
- Click on PPFA Online Store
- Top right “Select a Catalog” and choose “Certifications”
- Find the free CPF® Study Guide and pay for the exam
DEADLINE FOR RESERVATIONS
Friday September 16st, 2016 at 5:00 pm
Accommodations near The Club at Nevillewood:
Hampton Inn – Bridgeville:
Holiday Inn Express – Bridgeville: